Merck To License COVID-19 Treatment Molnupiravir To Five Indian Generics Makers

Drug major Merck said it entered into non-exclusive voluntary licensing agreements with five Indian generics manufacturers for COVID-19 treatment molnupiravir amid the surging coronavirus cases in India. Molnupiravir (EIDD-2801/MK-4482) is an investigational oral antiviral agent currently being studied in a Phase 3 trial for the treatment of non-hospitalized patients with confirmed COVID-19. Merck is developing […]

Neil Young Sells Rights to Half of His Songbook

Hipgnosis Songs Fund Ltd. bought 50% of the rights to folk songwriter Neil Young’s discography, marking the latest in a bonanza of music rights acquisitions after artists, cut off from touring income by the coronavirus pandemic, look to raise cash. Hipgnosis announced Wednesday the purchase of half the copyright and income interests for the Canadian […]